Scheduled Injury

Scheduled Injury

An injury specified in workers compensation law as having a certain period of time during which one receives disability payments. For example, a thumb injury may be a scheduled injury if the workers comp law specifies 15 weeks of disability payments.
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Seconds after the four minutes of scheduled injury time had been completed, John Arne Riise headed Salomon Kalou's cross into his own net to hand Chelsea an undeserved and unlikely foothold in this Champions League semi-final.